Ball Hut Route is a 15.6 kilometer lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Mount Cook Village, Canterbury, New Zealand that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options.

Distance: 15.6 km Elevation Gain: 449 m Route Type: Out & Back

backpacking

camping

hiking

nature trips

walking

bird watching

lake

views

wildlife

no dogs

This track offers views of the Tasman Glacier and surrounding peaks. The first part of the path follows a 4WD track. The moraine wall in the area is very unstable and should be navigated around with caution. Ball Hut is a standard 6 bed hut with a first come first serve policy

hiking
1 month ago

Spectacular hike in the Tasman Glacier Valley. Pretty straight forward to follow and a nice quaint 3 person hut to stay in.

hiking
Thursday, November 09, 2017

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